We are a private home based library of retro and modern living books. We enable you to bring excellent books into your home for a four week renewable check out period instead of having to purchase the costly books yourself.
Are you passionate about living books and living intentionally? Join the library to gain access to our growing collection of living books. Participate in activities and library visits to engage with life long learners.
Full access to Library and activities. 12 months of gatherings with the River City Library - Garden party, nature journaling, yarn crafting, painting, book binding, book repair, mother culture, story hour, Music play time, etc. Includes library privileges for all books and materials.
As a library member I agree:
With membership -
https://cpl-ind.narvi.opalsinfo.net/bin/home to search River City Library's holdings.
Your membership enables you to log into the private database of River City Library, search for books on a given topic, reserve books to check out, and create a bibliography as desired.
Why join a private library? - Access to books not found in the public library.
Curated collection of books. (twaddle-free). Develop relationships.
When are you open? - Most Wednesday afternoons and by appointment. (I have a lot of flexibility in my schedule.)
What do you lend? - Books!, Five in a Row themed totes for PreK-early elementary, puppets, puzzles, educational supplies.
There are so many ways to support our mission. Contact us to find out more about donating books, joining the library or recommending friends and family.
(904) 476-4597 please text
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Wednesday afternoons, or by appointment - flexible schedule
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120.00 per year
Dues allow you to check out unlimited books per the guidelines and participate in all RCL sponsored activities on site for 12 months..
$20 per month
shorter terms of membership available. Minimum 2 months requested. Additionally, financial situations can be considered.
$40 per hour
Do you need guidance creating an overall plan for the term or year for your family. Schedule a private consultation.
$30 per hour
Schedule a visit to go through your personal book collection to identify living books.
Library Members attend at no cost - donations accepted for consumables.
Learn how to fix damaged books - fee only needed if you bring books to repair or create dust jacket covers.
Learn basic techniques of water color in a practice session, then explore the gardens and illustrate a nature journal entry as desired. Paints and watercolor paper provided.
Make and Take handcrafts, or Story book and activities.
We are dedicated to improving the lives of those in our community. Your contribution today helps us make a difference through book acquisition, library supplies and gatherings.